TSC Interview Questions and Answers To Guarantee You Job 2021

TSC Interview Questions and Answers To Guarantee You Job 2021

You’ve been invited to an interview with the Teachers Service Commission, or TSC, and you’re not sure what to expect or how to respond. This guide will give you an idea of what questions to expect and how to respond to them.

What are the educational objectives of the country?

  • To foster nationalism, patriotism and promote national unity.
  • To promote social, economic, technological and industrial needs for national development.
  • To provide individual development and self-fulfilment.
  • To promote social equality and responsibility.
  • To promote sound moral and religious values
  • To promote international consciousness and a positive attitude towards other nations.
  • To promote a positive attitude towards good health and the environment.

Who is in charge of publishing for the Ministry of Education?


Kenya Literature Bureau

How does the T.S.C. work?

Chairperson,  Deputy, Secretary, Directorate

What are the TSC core values?

  • Professionalism
  • Customer focus
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Team spirit

TSC’s functions are as follows:

(a) register trained teachers;
(b) recruit and employ registered teachers;
(c) assign teachers employed by the Commission for service in any public school or
institution;
(d) promote and transfer teachers;
(e) exercise disciplinary control over teachers;
(f) terminate the employment of teachers;
(g) formulate policies to achieve its mandate;
(h) provide strategic direction, leadership and oversight to the secretariat;
(i) ensure that teachers comply with the teaching standards prescribed by the Commission
under this Act;
(j) manage the payroll of teachers in its employment;
(k) facilitate career progression and professional development for teachers in the teaching
service including the appointment of head teachers and principals; and
(l) monitor the conduct and performance of teachers in the teaching service

TSC MARKING SCHEME FOR 2021

SCORING AREASMAXIMUM SCORE
Degree (BED)
First class35
Second Class Upper30
Second Class Lower25
Pass20
Degree + PGDE or BSC+PGDE
First class35
Second Class Upper30
Second Class Lower25
Pass20
Diploma + Dip Tech Education
Distinction25
Credit20
Pass15
Diploma in Education
Distinction25
Credit20
Pass15
Maximum Score35
EVIDENCE OF INTERNSHIP SERVICE10
YEARSCORE
2012 and before50
201345
201440
201535
201630
201725
201820
201915
2020 and after10
MAXIMUM SCORE50
AREASCORE
Communication Ability2
Participation in Co-curricular activities1
Students’ academic performance(Exam Record)1
Special Talent(s)1
MAXIMUM SCORE5

Finally, make sure you have commendable content mastery in your teaching subjects.

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